Colour: Clean, bright, straw coloured with golden glints, soft bubbles and nice rim.
Aroma: Fruity (white fruit, apple), flower and honey hints.
Palate: Sweet, smooth, with good carbonic integration on the palate. Long fruit touch due to its maceration on the lees. Pairs well with cold meats or duck. Also great with strong flavoured cheeses, baked potatoes and mushrooms. It matches with salted fish and seafood, caviar and cava is an excellent mix.
Grape Varieties: Macabeo, Chardonnay
Aging: 12 hours maceration, fermentation temperature 16 ºc. At least 9 months in latte.
History of Bodegas Faustino
Bodegas Faustino, located in Oyón, Rioja Alavesa, enjoys international renown earned over more than 150 years of experience in the production and ageing of premium wines.
Crossing the doors of Bodegas Faustino is like stepping right into the history of wine. It is an unforgettable experience in a winery with the most extensive worldwide recognition. It is losing oneself in an immense barrel hall or in the spectacular bottle ageing cellars. It is discovering a great winery where more than nine million bottles are resting.
It is sharing the passion of a family for the land and a respect for a centuries-old tradition in creating wines. It is discovering the essence of Rioja´s leading exporter of Gran Reservas.